CISSNA OUT, CUCCINELLI IN – WaPo’s Nick Miroff, Josh Dawsey and Maria Sacchetti: "President. The move extends the purge of senior leadership at the Department of Homeland Security, replacing Cissna, an agency head with deep expertise on immigration law, with Cuccinelli, a conservative.
Cissna told staff in a farewell letter on Friday he had resigned at the president’s request, effective June 1, a USCIS official said. The White House is still figuring out what exactly Cuccinelli will.
The move startled officials at the White House and at the Department of Homeland Security, where one west wing official said Mr. Cuccinelli would work. For now, he will be used to move out Mr. Cissna, the people familiar with the move said. But Mr. Cissna, who was supported by a number of immigration restrictionists, held a Senate-confirmed role.
Francis Cissna, the agency’s current director, has told staff he will leave his post at the end of the month.. White House aides have scrambled to figure out exactly what Cuccinelli will be.
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· Ken Cuccinelli, the new leader of the agency that processes asylum cases, is moving to curtail work permits for people whose asylum claims are pending.Cuccinelli, installed just two weeks ago as acting director of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to the applause of immigration hawks, is also stepping up the process of weeding out.
USCIS director Cissna has resigned and this new guy seems to be anti LGBTQ , has defended laws against same-sex marriage, climate change non believer and has advocated for rights of police officers asking immigration documents from innocent bystander.
Cissna told staff in a farewell letter on Friday he had resigned at the president’s request, effective June 1, a USCIS official said. The White House is still figuring out what exactly Cuccinelli will. Ken Cuccinelli. is also stepping up the process of weeding out "fraudulent" asylum applicants.
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· President Trump has decided to name Ken Cuccinelli, former AG of Virginia, as L. Francis Cissna’s replacement. Cuccinelli is a strong conservative who will have support from the president’s base. And yet, there’s kind of a big problem.
The move is hardly out of the blue. trump senior adviser and immigration whisperer stephen miller has been publicly agitating for weeks for Trump to fire Cissna; Trump has made it known, meanwhile, that he wants to hire Cuccinelli for some sort of administration position overseeing immigration.